TAG: Davitt

Ruppert banquet honors employees

March 7, 2013By

LAYTONSVILLE, MD.—Eighteen Ruppert Landscape employees were honored recently as the company presented its annual awards at a banquet held at the National Conference Center in Leesburg, Va. “Presenting these awards gives us the opportunity to thank all of our employees and their spouses for the sacrifices they make for our organization day in and day out,” said President Chris Davitt.... read more

Ruppert’s Davitt to retire in 2014

February 19, 2013By
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LAYTONSVILLE, MD.—Ruppert Landscape’s President Chris Davitt has announced that he will retire from his position in January 2014. He will remain with the company in an active advisory role with the management team and will serve on the company’s advisory board. “Although we are just announcing it to the public, we’ve been discussing this eventuality and planning its timing for... read more

Ruppert acquires The Watchman Group

October 24, 2012By
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LAYTONSVILLE, MD.—Ruppert Landscape has acquired The Watchman Group, based in Kensington, Md. The company specializes in project management and site development and is focused on sports field and golf course development; including building structures, site infrastructure and wastewater treatment facilities. Company Founder Jim Wachter (pictured) will be joining Ruppert as a senior project manager. “Not only will this bring more opportunities... read more

Ruppert acquires New River Landscape

September 4, 2012By
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LAYTONSVILLE, MD—Ruppert Landscape is pleased to announce the acquisition of New River Landscape, a Raleigh, NC-based company that provides commercial grounds management services. The transaction includes the purchase of selected commercial landscape management contracts, trucks, equipment and the hiring of several employees. The commercial clients are primarily based in the counties of Wake, Orange, Durham Counties, Robeson and Guilford. “This... read more